Colonel Sanders and KFC , An Original Recipe for a Kentucky Startup
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Episode #002 features an oral history interview with Colonel Harland Sanders, founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken, and explores the foundational story of this company. Additionally, we explore the story of John Y. Brown, Jr.'s purchase of the company in 1964 and the company's transition into the global market. The interviews with Colonel Harland Sanders and John Y. Brown, Jr. are housed at the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

To listen to and search the oral history interviews from this podcast:

Colonel Sanders, go to http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/24535

John Y. Brown, Jr. http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27403

Produced by Doug Boyd and Kopana Terry

Assistant Producer Danielle Gabbard

©2015 Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, All Rights Reserved

Music by Doug Boyd

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